Guiding Principles for Safe and Efficacious COVID-19 Vaccine Development Distribution Allocation and Mass Immunization
Pharmaceutical Supply and Payment Chain Coalition. (2020). Guiding Principles for Safe and Efficacious COVID-19 Vaccine Development, Distribution, Allocation, and Mass Immunization. (Added 12/23/2020.)
This statement by 17 organizations offers seven guiding principles related to COVID-19 vaccine. It calls for transparent and scientifically rigorous vaccine development, approval, and post-marketing surveillance processes; equitable allocation of vaccine; consistent and clear public engagement and communication; a well-coordinated national distribution strategy; accounting for the readiness of the local vaccination infrastructure and workforce; prioritization and promotion of COVID-19 vaccination; and ensuring affordability and access.